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Geneva to Messina by train

  • First train
    07:39
  • Last train
    07:39
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    24hr 51m
  • Distance
    1,182 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    1
  • Avg. journey time
    24hr 51m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Geneva to Messina by train

Fast trains from Geneva to Messina take around 1 day and 51 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,182 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Geneva and Messina.

1. Are there direct trains from Geneva to Messina?

Journeys between Geneva and Messina usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find at least one departure on the route from Geneva to Messina every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Geneva to Messina?

The Geneva to Messina train travel time is normally about 1 day and 51 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Geneva to Messina train times and schedule?

On weekdays the only train to Messina is usually scheduled to depart Geneva around . At weekends the only train usually departs Geneva around 07:39.

When to book Geneva to Messina train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 1 month in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Geneva to Messina by train.

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Which train companies operate between Geneva and Messina?

More than one train company operates on the route from Geneva to Messina, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • EuroCity
  • IC Notte
  • Traghetto

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.